BR #10: The Princess Diaries


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Date Started: 5/20/17        Date Finished: 5/23/17 For #10 of Book Riot’s Read Harder Challenge:  Read a book that is set within 100 miles of your location. My first memory of The Princess Diaries is through the movie starring Julie Andrews and Anne Hathaway.  I was on a movie birthday for a semi-close friend. We would […]

May 26, 2017

Afterthought for A Place Beyond Courage


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In America, Elizabeth Chadwick is not as well known as historical writers of similar periods in history like Philippa Gregory or Alison Weir. Ah, but what directed me to this novel? Aliens…I mean ancestors. After my thesis, I directed a lot, make that a double a lot, of my new found free time to look up […]

May 22, 2017

PS #39: A Place Beyond Courage


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Date started: 4/18/17 Date finished: 4/27/17 For #39 of the POPSUGAR Reading Challenge: The first book in a series you haven’t read. A Place Beyond Courage written by Elizabeth Chadwick is a historical fiction novel that takes place during the Anarchy period (1135-1154) of English history which covers the civil war between Empress Matilda, daughter […]

May 22, 2017